Marcus Akiem Ricketts, of Boyertown, charged by feds in bank robbery spree

Posted: 12:44 PM EDT Sep 06, 2013   Updated: 6:08 PM EDT Sep 06, 2013
Marcus Ricketts

Federal authorities have charged a Berks County man in connection with a rash of bank robberies in three counties.

An indictment filed Friday alleges that Marcus Akiem Ricketts, 36, of Boyertown, robbed the following banks:

If convicted of all charges, Ricketts could be sentenced to life in prison, with a mandatory minimum of 82 years, five years of supervised release and a $2 million fine, officials said.